When the Falcons ultimately passed and Coxson went undrafted, the former blue-chip recruit from City College signed a three-year free agent contract with the Green Bay Packers that included a $5,000 contract.
In the wake of unrest in the city following the death of Freddie Gray, Edmondson graduate Jerry Lovelocke said his pending free agent contract with the Ravens could serve as an example for Baltimore youth.
Following a strong Pro Day workout where he ran the 40-yard dash in 4.28 and 4.33 seconds and a flurry of workouts and visits, the former City standout is hopeful that he's done enough to be a late-round draft pick.
He visited the Philadelphia Eagles and worked out for coach Chip Kelly at Calvert Hall, worked out for an undisclosed AFC East team and worked out for the Ravens and Washington Redskins at their local prospect days
Stefon Diggs' size and speed rivals many draft prospects, and his creative moves after the catch at Maryland separated him as one of the most elusive players in the college game. After spending the past three years as a star wide receiver and kick returner for the Terps, Diggs¿ next move will be to the NFL.
Shirtless despite the relatively chilly temperatures Wednesday, Towson pass rusher Ryan Delaire displayed his chiseled physique and crisp mobility for scouts during a series of outside linebacker and defensive end drills.
Day two of free agency brought more reminders of the Ravens' key offseason losses. The team continued to weigh their free-agent options, exercising patience as they try to fill roster holes without an abundance of salary cap space.
With the start of the new NFL year looming this afternoon, the Ravens had not reached an agreement Monday night on new contracts with defensive tackle Haloti Ngata and cornerback Lardarius Webb, whose current deals will make it extremely difficult for the organization to be active in free agency.
Annually lacking the salary cap space to make major outside additions and content to reward their own players while building through the draft, the Ravens traditionally stay quiet through the first couple days of free agency when money changes hands at an eye-popping rate.
Former world heavyweight boxing champion Hasim Rahman will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award tonight at The Black Wall Street Awards Sports Edition at the Choo Smith Youth Empowerment Center in Owings Mills.
The route that Maryland wide receivers Stefon Diggs and Deon Long traveled to reach the NFL scouting combine hasn't been an uninterrupted fly pattern. Both dealt with adversity in college, but this week they're auditioning for all 32 NFL teams at Lucas Oil Stadium.
When Michael Campanaro entered the National Football League draft in 2014 after a stellar football career at Wake Forest University, he expected to be chosen much higher than he was. But when Baltimore Ravens General Manager Ozzie Newsome called Campanaro¿s mother and asked to speak to him, he knew he¿d landed a spot on the Baltimore Ravens roster, which was ¿a dream come true.¿ A huge party ensued.